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Humpday Hangout: Straight Talk: Pat Kenny

Fire Engineering Humpday Hangout 3.30.2022 On this week’s Humpday Hangout, hosts Dan DeGryse and Robbie Fisher talk to Pat Kenny about firefighter mental health, humor and resilience, faith, and more.

APS Radio: Pat Kenny

Fire Engineering APS Radio: Pat Kenny 3.18.2022 Host Jim Burneka talks with guest Chief Patrick J. Kenny (Ret.), building on his December 2021 appearance on Fire Engineering’s Humpday Hangout with Frank Ricci and P.J. Norwood. Pat discusses the importance of St...

TAKING THE CAPE OFF by Patrick J. Kenny is a Mom’s Choice Awards® Gold Recipient

The Mom’s Choice Awards Names TAKING THE CAPE OFF by Patrick J. Kenny Among the Best in Family-Friendly Products (or Service) For immediate release: March 3, 2022 Patrick J. Kenny is honored to announce that TAKING THE CAPE OFF How to Lead Through Mental Illness,...

Humpday Hangout: Taking Off the Cape

Taking Off the Cape: Firefighters, Mental Illness, and Resiliency Fire Engineering 12.21.2021 On this week’s Humpday Hangout, Frank Ricci and P.J. Norwood talk with guest Patrick J. Kenny, retired Illinois fire chief, about his perceived failure as a leader in his...

Retired Illinois fire chief speaks in Alexandria about son’s mental health battle, suicide

Patrick Kenny is a mental health advocate, author and inspirational speaker.  Dec. 13, 2021 Alexandria Echo Press  Written By: Celeste Edenloff Patrick Kenny, a fire chief for more than 25 years, couldn’t save the one person he wanted to save the most – his son, Sean....

Patrick Kenny on KXRA Newstalk Radio – Dec. 6th Open Line Program

December 6, 2021 KXRA Newstalk Radio Alexandria, Minnesota Patrick Kenny was in studio on KXRA Newstalk Radio Show with Chief Jeff Karrow, Dec. 6th Open Line Program Patrick J. Kenny was in Alexandria Minnesota as Keynote Speaker talking on Mayday for Mental Health®...

TAKING THE CAPE OFF by Patrick J. Kenny is an Award-Winning Finalist – 2021 Best Book Awards sponsored by American Book Fest

For immediate release: November 16, 2021 TAKING THE CAPE OFF How to Lead Through Mental Illness, Unimaginable Grief and Loss by Patrick J. Kenny, is an Award-Winning Finalist in the Parenting & Family, Spirituality, categories of the 2021 Best Book Awards...

Fire Chief Pat Kenny (Ret.) contributor to the 2021 IAFC Yellow Ribbon Report

IAFC-VCOS Releases the 2021 Yellow Ribbon Report Update on Responder Behavioral Wellness International Fire Chiefs Association (IAFC) Volunteer and Combination Officers Section’s (VCOS) VCOS Yellow Ribbon Report Update Contributing Author: Pat Kenny Fire Chief...

Patrick J. Kenny Receive the Honorary Title of Fire Chief Emeritus

“On behalf of the Illinois Fire Chiefs Association Executive Board, congratulations on this Honorary Award.” Chief Joseph C. Holomy, Ret.Chairman, Fire Chief Emeritus Committee October 21, 2021 On behalf of the Illinois Fire Chiefs Association Fire Chief Emeritus...

Chicago Writers Association Announces TAKING THE CAPE OFF by Patrick J. Kenny as Book of the Year Finalist 2021

Congratulations to Patrick J. Kenny as a finalist of the 2021 CWA BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARDS! Finalist Traditional Non-fiction Category 2021 CWA Book of the Year Awards Oct 16, 2021 TAKING THE CAPE OFF How to lead Through Mental Illness, Unimaginable Grief and Loss by...
Patrick J. Kenny on The Authors Show

Patrick J. Kenny on The Authors Show

September 23, 2021 Patrick J. Kenny is interviewed on The Authors Show shares with the listeners about his international best-selling book TAKING THE CAPE OFF: How to Lead Through Mental Illness, Unimaginable Grief and Loss

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“Get Up!” A Father’s Command from Heaven – TBH 175

“Get Up!” A Father’s Command from Heaven – TBH 175

Patrick J. Kenny interviewed on:  Touched by HEAVEN Everyday Encounters with God  Episode: "Get Up!" A Father's Command from Heaven - TBH 175 September 5, 2021 14-year-old Patrick Kenny lay by his father's grave on a frigid January day in Chicago. His goal? To die of...

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Video & Podcast Interviews

PTSD911 Presents: Chief Patrick J. Kenny (Ret.)

PTSD911 Presents: Chief Patrick J. Kenny (Ret.)

August 18, 2021 Fire Chief Patrick Kenny’s world was rocked when he lost his own son to suicide. This was devastating as a leader. Join us for a candid conversation about mental health, wellness, and leadership in the first responder community. Chief Kenny joined film...

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Pat Kenny on Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. May 22, 2021

Pat Kenny on Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. May 22, 2021

Hibernian Radio Podcast, Sat. May 22, 2021 by hibernianradio | May 24, 2021 Podcast Fox’s Pizza, Guinness, The Cork and Kerry Irish Pub and Flood Brothers Disposal present the Hibernian Radio Hour as we continue on our First Responders Tour at The Cork and Kerry Pub...

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Facebook Forum: Mayday for Mental Health with Pat Kenny

Facebook Forum: Mayday for Mental Health with Pat Kenny

Illinois Fire Service Institute presents Patrick J. Kenny in Facebook Forum: Mayday for Mental Health, live free training. Illinois Fire Service Institute | Facebook Facebook Live Forum - Free Live Training  Mayday for Mental Health Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 1:00...

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